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Scottish Leader Tasting notes and reviews

Issue 123 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 123

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Scottish Leader

Brand
Scottish Leader
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Blended
Abv
40.00%
Availability
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Dave Broom

Nose
Quite oily, some nutty sherried notes, then bran, cooked apple and caramel.
Palate
Reminiscent of glucose drinks. A little tingle of nutmeg.
Finish
Dries into cereal and some oak.
Comment
In the W&M camp of soft, fat and fruity.

Rob Allanson

Nose
Sweet sherry, malt loaf and some fruit candy. A little curry spice too.
Palate
Waves of caramel and some hazelnut. Eventually a sort of fruit pastille note develops, with more fruit.
Finish
Gentle with a slight winey note.
Comment
Another good whisky for playing and mixing with.
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